Network Engineer (WAN / LAN /IPT & Security Technology) 8/20/2016

Confidential Company Chicago, IL

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28889013
AJE Ref #
575946658
Location
Chicago, IL
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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NEEDED: NETWORK ENGINEER (CCNA IS A +); FULL-TIME/SALARIED (~$60K-$70K/YR+ BONUS(3%-10%)/BENEFITS); CHICAGO, IL 60604

*Please note that this is a full-time permanent salaried position w/benefits, U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time. Salary Range: $60k-$70K plus bonus(3-10%)*

Horizon Technology Partners has an immediate opening for a experienced Network Engineer (CCNA preferred). Your skills are needed to assist large company Residential Property Management Firm headquartered in Chicago, IL. with supporting their CISCO LAN/WAN/Security/IP-Telephony infrastructure for their 10+ location enterprise environment. This includes developing, maintaining, supporting, and optimizing key functional areas; network infrastructure, data communications, security and telecommunications systems as well as monitoring, diagnosing and resolving network and hardware problems in a timely and accurate fashion.

CURRENT ENVIRONMENT: 125 Servers (75% Virtual on cisco UCS chassis, 25% Physical HP Servers); Routers (28xx and 38xx); Switches (Catalyst 3560, 3500, 6513), Protocls (MPLS, IPSEC), VOIP (Cisco UCM, Cisco Unity Connection; Microsoft LYNC Server 2010; Security (Sophos/Astaro Security Gateway V8, Sophos/Astaro RED (remote Ethernet device); VPN/Wireless (Juniper SA2500)

RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE:

- Assisting with Network and Infrastructure upgrades

- Developing, Maintaining, Monitoring and Supporting: network infrastructure, data communications, security and telecommunications systems and resolving network and hardware problems.

- Provide support for all WAN routers, LAN switching, firewall, and IP-Telephony solutions

- Supporting the clients voice/data infrastructure performance and security, LAN/WAN upgrades as necessary

- Provide 24/7 on-call support

REQUIRED SKILLS:

- 3+ years' experience with CISCO hardware/network and infrastructure equipment

- Experience working with WAN/LAN/IPT & Security technology

- Experience executing network technology rollouts

- CCNA desired.

- Working knowledge of Network Management and Administration tool

- Knowledge of voice (VOIP) and data hardware, software and services including telecommunications equipment, servers, networking, email, storage, backup and email systems.

- BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Networking, or IT strongly desired

- Microsoft Office

- Strong Oral & Written Communication skills

- Must be flexible for periodic travel associated with network infrastructure upgrades and installations - up to 30% travel required